2008 Nissan Altima 4-Door Sedan I4 CVT ULEV 2.5 SL Specs

4-Door Sedan I4 CVT ULEV 2.5 SL
MSRP based on 4-Door Sedan I4 CVT 2.5 SL ULEV

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 23 mpg City/31 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas I4, 2.5L
EPA Class Midsize
Style Name 4dr Sdn I4 CVT 2.5 SL ULEV
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style 4dr Car


EPA Classification Midsize
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3189
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 56.8
Front Leg Room (in) 44.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 100.7
Second Head Room (in) 36.8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.7
Second Hip Room (in) 52.5
Front Head Room (in) 40.6
Second Leg Room (in) 35.8
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase (in) 109.3
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.8
Height, Overall (in) 57.9
Length, Overall (in) 189.8
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Front (in) 60.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.7
Liftover Height (in) 27.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 15.3

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 20.0
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31

Performance Specs

Engine Order Code QR25
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 175 @ 3900
Fuel System SMPI
Engine Type Gas I4
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 170 @ 5600
Displacement 2.5L/152
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.35 - 0.39
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Description Cont. Continuously Variable
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 5.80
Trans Order Code NA
Second Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 1.78
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Type 1
Third Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Clutch Size (in) NA
Brake Type Power
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.5 x 0.35
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.7 x 1.02
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38.7
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.2
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) NA
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.73
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size T135/90D16
Front Tire Size P215/60R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Rear Tire Size P215/60R16
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Independent Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) NA
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.86
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.68

Safety Features

Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear No
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks Yes
Daytime Running Lights No
Traction Control No
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps No
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control No
Other Features Anti-lock braking system
Driver & passenger supplemental dual-stage front airbags
Front side-impact airbags
Roof mounted side curtain airbags
Front seat belts w/pretensioners, load limiters, adjustable...
3-point seat belts in all seating positions
ELR seat belt system for driver seating position
ALR/ELR seat belt system for passenger seating positions
Front seat active head restraints
Child safety rear door locks
LATCH system (lower anchors & tethers for children)
Energy absorbing steering column
Energy absorbing bumpers
Front & rear crumple zones
Side-door guard beams
Emergency inside trunk release


Basic Miles/km 36,000
Basic Years 3
Corrosion Miles/km Unlimited
Corrosion Years 5
Drivetrain Miles/km 60,000
Drivetrain Years 5
Emissions Miles/km 50,000
Emissions Years 3

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 8.0
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 550
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000